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World against US Recognizing Al-Quds as Israeli Capital

World against US Recognizing Al-Quds as Israeli Capital

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Myanmar Committing Genocide, Ethnic Cleansing against Rohingya Muslims

Myanmar Committing Genocide, Ethnic Cleansing against Rohingya Muslims

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Awamiyah: Saudi Regime Killing Own Civilians

Awamiyah: Saudi Regime Killing Own Civilians

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Qatar Row Deepens Persian Gulf States Rifts

Qatar Row Deepens Persian Gulf States Rifts

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Ansarullah

Ansarullah

A Zaidi Shiite movement operating in Yemen. It seeks to establish a democratic government in Yemen.
Shiite

Shiite

represents the second largest denomination of Islam. Shiites believe Ali (peace be upon him) to be prophet"s successor in the Caliphate.
Resistance

Resistance

Axis of Resistances refers to countries and movements with common political goal, i.e., resisting against Zionist regime, America and other western powers. Iran, Syria, Hezbollah in Lebanon, and Hamas in Palestine are considered as the Axis of Resistance.
Persian Gulf Cooperation Council

Persian Gulf Cooperation Council

A regional political u n i o n consisting of Arab states of the Persian Gulf, except for Iraq.
ISIS Terrorist Group

ISIS Terrorist Group

A terrorist group that fights against Resistance Axis in Syria and Iraq. It was founded & armed by America and its allies covertly.
Taliban

Taliban

Taliban is a Sunni fundamentalist movement in Afghanistan. It was founded by Mohammed Omar in 1994.
  Wahhabism & Extremism

Wahhabism & Extremism

Wahhabism is an extremist pseudo-Sunni movement, which labels non-Wahhabi Muslims as apostates thus paving the way for their bloodshed.
Kurds

Kurds

Kurds are an ethnic group in the Middle East, mostly inhabiting a region, which spans adjacent parts of Iran, Iraq, Syria, and Turkey. They are an Iranian people and speak the Kurdish languages, which form a subgroup of the Northwestern Iranian branch of Iranian languages.
NATO

NATO

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is an intergovernmental military alliance based on the North Atlantic Treaty which was signed on 4 April 1949.
Islamic Awakening

Islamic Awakening

Refers to a revival of the Islam throughout the world, that began in 1979 by Iranian Revolution that established an Islamic republic.
Al-Qaeda

Al-Qaeda

A militant Sunni organization founded by Osama bin Laden at some point between 1988 and 1989
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French Police Fire Tear Gas on ’Yellow Vest’ Protests Anniversary
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French Police Fire Tear Gas on ’Yellow Vest’ Protests Anniversary

Saturday 16 November 2019
French police fired tear gas in northwestern Paris on Saturday cracking down on protesters on the first year anniversary weekend of anti-government “yellow vest” demonstrations.
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France Summons Turkish Envoy after Erdogan Calls Macron ’Brain Dead’
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France Summons Turkish Envoy after Erdogan Calls Macron ’Brain Dead’

Saturday 30 November 2019
France summoned the Turkish ambassador to Paris on Friday to protest over Turkish president’s remarks that described French President as “brain dead.”
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France Pans US for Forcing NATO Allies to Buy its Weapons
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France Pans US for Forcing NATO Allies to Buy its Weapons

Monday 2 December 2019
France rebuked the US for seeking to force its NATO allies into purchasing American arms and equipment above anything else
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US Threatens 100% Tariffs on French Goods over Tech Tax
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US Threatens 100% Tariffs on French Goods over Tech Tax

Tuesday 3 December 2019
The US threatened France with punitive duties of up to 100% on $2.4 billion of its products, after concluding that Paris’s new digital services tax would harm American tech companies.
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France, EU to Retaliate Potential US Taxes: Ministers
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France, EU to Retaliate Potential US Taxes: Ministers

Tuesday 3 December 2019
French ministers warned on Tuesday that Paris and the European Union (EU) would retaliate if the US went ahead with punitive taxes on French products that Washington has threatened to impose.
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France Awaiting Chaos as Unions Extend Strike for Third Day
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France Awaiting Chaos as Unions Extend Strike for Third Day

Saturday 7 December 2019
France Awaiting Chaos as Unions Extend Strike for Third Day
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About 30 Ex-French Soldiers Joined Terrorist Groups in Syria, Iraq
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About 30 Ex-French Soldiers Joined Terrorist Groups in Syria, Iraq

Saturday 21 December 2019
Dozens of former French soldiers have joined terrorist groups in Syria and Iraq since 2012, the Centre for the Analysis of Terrorism reported.
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Protesters Block Paris Subway on 19th Day of Strikes
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Protesters Block Paris Subway on 19th Day of Strikes

Monday 23 December 2019
French train workers blocked on Monday one of the few subways functioning in Paris and clashed with police on the 19th day of nationwide strikes over Macron government’s plans to raise the retirement age to 64.
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Europeans Sold out Remnants of Iran Deal to Appease Trump: Iran FM
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Europeans Sold out Remnants of Iran Deal to Appease Trump: Iran FM

Thursday 16 January 2020
Iranian foreign minister blamed the European signatories to a 2015 nuclear deal for bowing to American bullying and selling out the “remnants” of the multilateral agreement only to appease the US and avoid its sanctions.
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Iran Blasts French President for Using Fake Arab-Persian Gulf Term
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Iran Blasts French President for Using Fake Arab-Persian Gulf Term

Sunday 19 January 2020
Iran poured scorn on French President Emmanuel Macron for using a fictitious name for the Persian Gulf, saying the mistake is as wrong as France’s military presence in those waters.
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Europe to Tolerate Iran’s Nuclear Deal Suspension Steps: Report
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Europe to Tolerate Iran’s Nuclear Deal Suspension Steps: Report

Friday 24 January 2020
European signatories to Iran nuclear deal reportedly will avoid triggering sanctions against the Islamic republic and tolerate Tehran’s suspension of its 2015 nuclear deal commitments
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Hundreds of Thousands of People Protest in France against Pension Bill
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Hundreds of Thousands of People Protest in France against Pension Bill

Saturday 25 January 2020
Hundreds of thousands of French Protesters rallied on Friday after Prime Minister Edouard Philippe presented details of a controversial pension reform bill to cabinet ministers.
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France Slams Turkey for Breaching Berlin Agreement on Libya
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France Slams Turkey for Breaching Berlin Agreement on Libya

Thursday 30 January 2020
France blamed Turkey for sending warships and “mercenaries” to crisis-hit Libya, stressing that Ankara is breaching an agreement reached at a summit in Berlin earlier this month to halt foreign interference in the North African country.
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French President Warns of Weakening of West after Pompeo Defended US Policy
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French President Warns of Weakening of West after Pompeo Defended US Policy

Saturday 15 February 2020
French President Emmanuel Macron blasted the Americans for turning their backs on Europe, saying the West is "weakening" after US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo downplayed European anxiety about a decline of transatlantic unity.
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Balkans; New Counter Ground Of World Powers
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Balkans; New Counter Ground Of World Powers

Saturday 21 March 2020
Eastern European states are increasingly leaning to China as Beijing injects huge finances in their economies and infrastructural projects amid EU investment a sense

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Burning question: Plastic Pollution Scars Poorest Countries

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